Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Super Duty/Heavy Duty > Super Duty & Heavy Duty
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?


Super Duty & Heavy Duty 1999 to current Ford F250, F350, F450 and F550 Super Duty with diesel V8 and gas V8 and V10 engines SPONSORED BY:

STOLEN !!! Less than one month old F350 Dually Lariat

Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 08-24-2014, 11:10 AM
ATP Pilot's Avatar
ATP Pilot ATP Pilot is online now
Senior User
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 238
ATP Pilot is starting off with a positive reputation.
STOLEN !!! Less than one month old F350 Dually Lariat

My friend had his brand new, less than one month, Black with gold bottom F350, 6.7, Dually, Lariat stolen around Jackson, MS last night.

F#$%&*#& criminals!

Please if anyone has info ??
__________________
2013 F250 XLT 6.2 CC 3.73 2wd
-ScanGauge, Rear Timbrens, Curt Q16 hitch
2006 KZ Frontier 2303p-f, 6000 lbs loaded
2015 Wildcat 317RL on the way
Louisiana
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 08-24-2014, 11:45 AM
senix's Avatar
senix senix is online now
Moderator
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Frederick, MD
Posts: 21,838
senix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputation
Are there any details..like left unlocked or how was it broken into? Was it just towed away?
__________________
Scott-2013 F350 with a lot of tires.
2013 40' 4-slider stoneridge 5th wheel coming in at 15,400; 2015 Lincoln MKC
http://www.ford-trucks.com/guidelines.html

Previous Truck 2008 F250 6.4 with lots of upgrades and a suspension upgrade from Torklift International StableLoads
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-24-2014, 12:41 PM
ATP Pilot's Avatar
ATP Pilot ATP Pilot is online now
Senior User
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 238
ATP Pilot is starting off with a positive reputation.
Quote:
Originally Posted by senix View Post
Are there any details..like left unlocked or how was it broken into? Was it just towed away?
Parked at hotel under a light, next morning gone. Was locked and key removed.
__________________
2013 F250 XLT 6.2 CC 3.73 2wd
-ScanGauge, Rear Timbrens, Curt Q16 hitch
2006 KZ Frontier 2303p-f, 6000 lbs loaded
2015 Wildcat 317RL on the way
Louisiana
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 08-24-2014, 01:50 PM
m-chan68's Avatar
m-chan68 m-chan68 is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 3,171
m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.
Quote:
Originally Posted by ATP Pilot View Post
Parked at hotel under a light, next morning gone. Was locked and key removed.
It was towed away, without fail. On such a vehicle so new with PATS and so many other electronic modules that need to "shake hands" before the vehicle will even operate, there isn't any other way possible it was removed other than the method described in the first sentence of this post. Anyone who would be bold enough in this day and age to do anything criminal has ***** of steel in my mind. Does the hotel have any kind of video surveillance? Do you and the police have access to view it? Please keep me posted on the outcome of this. I would be very interested in knowing. It is mind boggling that festering piles of human excrement like this exist on our planet.
__________________
http://www.yorkdaleford.com/service.html[/url]
Ford Diesel/Senior/Master Tech
....who works at a dealership that now employs SOME half decent looking female employees since they overhauled most of the administrative staff
....but STILL loves hot women with big boobies
....and STILL hates working on E-Series with 6.0L
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 08-24-2014, 02:05 PM
m-chan68's Avatar
m-chan68 m-chan68 is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 3,171
m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.
Quote:
Originally Posted by m-chan68 View Post
It was towed away, without fail.
Failing that method, someone with access to an IDS (Scan tool used by dealership techs) made another key to the vehicle where it was last at a facility where a scan tool was connected, and then tracked the vehicle's movement and drove it away at the first opportunity. If it's only a month old, the first place to look at is the selling dealer. But in all honesty, the scenario described above is highly unlikely. To get a key cut and programmed at any dealer these days, they will request proof of ownership before one will be made.
__________________
http://www.yorkdaleford.com/service.html[/url]
Ford Diesel/Senior/Master Tech
....who works at a dealership that now employs SOME half decent looking female employees since they overhauled most of the administrative staff
....but STILL loves hot women with big boobies
....and STILL hates working on E-Series with 6.0L
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 08-24-2014, 02:17 PM
senix's Avatar
senix senix is online now
Moderator
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Frederick, MD
Posts: 21,838
senix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputation
I back in everywhere.
__________________
Scott-2013 F350 with a lot of tires.
2013 40' 4-slider stoneridge 5th wheel coming in at 15,400; 2015 Lincoln MKC
http://www.ford-trucks.com/guidelines.html

Previous Truck 2008 F250 6.4 with lots of upgrades and a suspension upgrade from Torklift International StableLoads
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 08-24-2014, 02:39 PM
m-chan68's Avatar
m-chan68 m-chan68 is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 3,171
m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.
Quote:
Originally Posted by senix View Post
I back in everywhere.
So do I, but what good does that do when someone with a flatbead comes along?
__________________
http://www.yorkdaleford.com/service.html[/url]
Ford Diesel/Senior/Master Tech
....who works at a dealership that now employs SOME half decent looking female employees since they overhauled most of the administrative staff
....but STILL loves hot women with big boobies
....and STILL hates working on E-Series with 6.0L
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 08-24-2014, 02:40 PM
Slowpoke Slim's Avatar
Slowpoke Slim Slowpoke Slim is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Bismarck, ND
Posts: 313
Slowpoke Slim is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.Slowpoke Slim is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Just an FYI Senix, as an ex-tow truck driver, backing in would have only slightly slowed me down if I needed to hook your truck. It'll drag out with the winch just fine. And I've pulled plenty of "dead" cars (and trucks) out of tight parking spaces with my old flatbed by putting a ****** block at the last D-ring at the rear of the bed (with the bed back and down of course). Can drag it out, then pull the ****** block, and winch the front end sideways and straight up the bed. Sounds more complicated than it is really. Piece of cake.

Long story short, don't think backing in will stop it from being towed. It won't.

To the OP, sorry to hear about your friends truck. More than likely it was towed. It's probably stripped and chopped by now.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 08-24-2014, 02:43 PM
ATP Pilot's Avatar
ATP Pilot ATP Pilot is online now
Senior User
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 238
ATP Pilot is starting off with a positive reputation.
update, he did leave a spare key buried in the console. Maybe they found that after breaking in, but shouldn't the alarm go off?

How hard is it to pop the key pad off and hot wire the key pad to open the door?
__________________
2013 F250 XLT 6.2 CC 3.73 2wd
-ScanGauge, Rear Timbrens, Curt Q16 hitch
2006 KZ Frontier 2303p-f, 6000 lbs loaded
2015 Wildcat 317RL on the way
Louisiana
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 08-24-2014, 02:46 PM
Dim Sum's Avatar
Dim Sum Dim Sum is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Henderson, NV
Posts: 1,144
Dim Sum is a splendid one to beholdDim Sum is a splendid one to beholdDim Sum is a splendid one to beholdDim Sum is a splendid one to beholdDim Sum is a splendid one to beholdDim Sum is a splendid one to beholdDim Sum is a splendid one to behold
Ouch...I wonder if insurance will cover him if he left a key in the cab.
__________________
-Steve
2015 Ram 2500 Crew Cab Longhorn Edition 4x4 6.7L Diesel, Sunroof, Canyon Brown, Spray In Bedliner,Retrax One
2012 VW Golf TDI 6MT 4Dr Tech
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 08-24-2014, 02:48 PM
Tedster9's Avatar
Tedster9 Tedster9 is online now
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Waterloo
Posts: 3,736
Tedster9 has much to be proud ofTedster9 has much to be proud ofTedster9 has much to be proud ofTedster9 has much to be proud ofTedster9 has much to be proud ofTedster9 has much to be proud ofTedster9 has much to be proud ofTedster9 has much to be proud ofTedster9 has much to be proud of
When parking, would turning the front wheels all the way help? It wouldn't tow straight anyway.

Sent from my iPhone using IB AutoGroup
__________________
Keep 'er between the ditches.

1964 F-100 292 V8
2009 XLT Ranger 4.0 V6
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 08-24-2014, 02:57 PM
m-chan68's Avatar
m-chan68 m-chan68 is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 3,171
m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.m-chan68 has a spectacular reputation.
Stories like this only motivate me even more to want to purchase an alarm that will not only sound off a siren so loud that it will literally deafen any person within two minutes of hearing it, but will also place a phone call to my cellphone and the local police department immediately. If such an alarm exists, I'm all ears.
__________________
http://www.yorkdaleford.com/service.html[/url]
Ford Diesel/Senior/Master Tech
....who works at a dealership that now employs SOME half decent looking female employees since they overhauled most of the administrative staff
....but STILL loves hot women with big boobies
....and STILL hates working on E-Series with 6.0L
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 08-24-2014, 03:00 PM
Slowpoke Slim's Avatar
Slowpoke Slim Slowpoke Slim is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Bismarck, ND
Posts: 313
Slowpoke Slim is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.Slowpoke Slim is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tedster9 View Post
When parking, would turning the front wheels all the way help? It wouldn't tow straight anyway.

Sent from my iPhone using IB AutoGroup

"It Depends"...

If it's nose in...

If I can get all the way straight behind it with my flatbed, then "No." It's gone. I can just walk the bed under the truck, using the winch to "hold" it in place while going up the bed, and when the edge of the bed hits the front tires, lift and pull. Again, piece of cake.

Think of it like sliding a spatula under neath a pancake.

If it's backed in...

hook up and pull the front tires up onto the bed, then put a couple pieces of wood (2x4's or 4x4's) wedged against the front tires to keep them from rolling, and just winch it straight up the bed like the wheels were straight anyway.

The hardest would be if it's nosed in, wheels turned hard, there was a vehicle parked on both sides of it (or other obstacle), and I couldn't get my flatbed straight behind it. Then I'd need dollies for the front tires. Can still be done, but takes more time.
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 08-24-2014, 03:11 PM
senix's Avatar
senix senix is online now
Moderator
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Frederick, MD
Posts: 21,838
senix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputationsenix has a superb reputation
All backing in does is keep the honest crooks honest. Maybe the truck next door would be more appealing I guess.
__________________
Scott-2013 F350 with a lot of tires.
2013 40' 4-slider stoneridge 5th wheel coming in at 15,400; 2015 Lincoln MKC
http://www.ford-trucks.com/guidelines.html

Previous Truck 2008 F250 6.4 with lots of upgrades and a suspension upgrade from Torklift International StableLoads
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 08-24-2014, 03:13 PM
79 Crewcab 4x4's Avatar
79 Crewcab 4x4 79 Crewcab 4x4 is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 201
79 Crewcab 4x4 is starting off with a positive reputation.
Slowpoke, google tow skates
You need them.
I ran deck truck for about a decade, NO vehicle stands a chance against a good operator.
Reply With Quote
Old 08-24-2014, 03:13 PM
 
 
 
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need a 6.0 guru in the Jackson area 1995 F350 Mississippi Chapter 9 09-29-2014 09:31 PM
Need skilled honest 6.0 Powerstroke shop 1995 F350 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 6 03-24-2013 03:54 PM
Anti theft system..... rcknrbn Super Duty & Heavy Duty 3 12-12-2010 05:44 PM
Red Fuel? 1Digger 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 15 03-15-2007 12:09 AM
Michael Jackson got cuffed today & out on $3mil bail CowboyBilly9Mile General NON-Automotive Conversation 28 11-21-2003 10:03 PM


Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Super Duty/Heavy Duty > Super Duty & Heavy Duty

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump


Participate In The Forums

Create new posts and participate in discussions. It's free!

Sign Up »


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:05 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 AC1
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. Ford® is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup